A Natural Medicine Approach to Cardiovascular Disease: Part 1

Dr. Bill Kleber & Dr. Brett Wisniewski

This session provides an overview on the physiology, pathophysiology, patient work-up and management of the conditions and diseases that affect the cardiovascular system and are commonly seen in the internal disorder office.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, the student will have a detailed understanding of:

  • The circulatory system 
  • Causes of peripheral vascular disease 
  • Atherosclerosis 
  • Coagulation 
  • Anti-coagulation 
  • Ischemia 
  • Evaluation and diagnosis of cardiovascular disease 
  • At the end of the session, the student will have a detailed understanding of: 
  • Structure and function of the different types of blood vessels 
  • Arteriole and atherosclerosis 
  • Coronary artery disease 
  • History and examination of patient’s with cardiovascular disease  
  • Laboratory tests 
  • Quality of life issues 
  • Dietary choices and their impact 
  • Management of cardiovascular patients 
  • Nutritional disorders linked to cardiovascular issues 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.00 Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) CE
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William Kleber, DC, DABCI

Dr. Kleber received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at New York Chiropractic College in 1982. He also earned his Diplomate Degree from the American Board of Chiropractic Internists in 2000. He is one of two coordinators of the DABCI program, certified by the Council on Diagnosis and Internal Disorders. His interest in internal medicine began when he came to believe that his patients were suffering from more than just musculoskeletal issues.  He brings a wealth of knowledge and over 3 decades of experience to the clinic. 




Brett Wisniewski, MS, DC, DABCI, DACBN

Dr. Brett Wisniewski has been practicing natural medicine for over 10 years.  He spends most of his time as a full-time clinic director and clinical consultant at Gateway Natural Medicine & Diagnostic Center. Dr. Wisniewski currently holds diplomates from the American Board of Chiropractic Internists (DABCI) and the American Clinical Board of Nutrition (DACBN) of which he is the program director and sits on the board.

 Dr. Wisniewski concentrates his studies in immunology, autoimmune disease, infectious disease and cancer. He prides himself on truly listening to his patients and finding the missing puzzle piece to their story. He is recognized, nationally, for presenting on such topics and enjoys pushing the limits of diagnostics and natural medicine.  


Upon completion of this course, each learner will receive 12 approved hours applicable toward a DACBI certification.

*Note: THIS CLASS IS NOT FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION.  The sentence that is listed below is noted ONLY for DABCI credit.

Available Credit

  • 12.00 Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) CE


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